OC robotics team to compete nationally

April 23, 2013

The National 4-H Council in Chevy Chase, Maryland announced today that 16 4-H robotics teams, including one from Oconee County, have advanced to the national championship. The Oconee County 4-H First Noble Team (Team 4452 from Seneca) and the others are set to compete Thursday through Saturday at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis,…

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Graham decries Obama decision

April 23, 2013

South Carolina’s senior U-S senator has decried the decision of the Obama administration against classifying the surviving Boston bombing suspect an enemy combatant. And Lindsey Graham so said during a Washington news conference, excerpts of which are being carried today on 96.3/WGOG NEWS.

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Chief fundraiser to depart

April 23, 2013

When Debbie Dubose became director of the Oconee Medical Center Foundation 15 years ago, she told OMC President/CEO Jeanne Ward she would take the job for no longer than 15 years. And Dubose stayed true to her word. She’s resigning in August and plans to open a business with her husband, Bobby. Through the years,…

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First tests show no problems

April 23, 2013

Initial tests to check the quality of West Union’s water turned up no problems, according to the mayor. But Linda Oliver says an independent company will conduct a second sampling. After the discovery of a broken main Friday behind the Scenic Plaza Shopping Center, the town went to a 24-hour boil water advisory that expired…

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LEC opens doors to “some of the best”

April 23, 2013

The Oconee Sheriff’s Office welcomed some of the best high school students from Oconee County to the Law Enforcement Center for a criminal justice session. The students, members of Junior Leadership Oconee, visited many of the offices and facilities, including the Emergency Operations Center, the 9-1-1 Center and the Oconee Detention Center. The students heard…

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I-T switch at OMC

April 23, 2013

Everyone at Oconee Medical Center is now operating from the same page—or from the same computer screen. At last night’s meeting of the board of directors, Chief Operating Officer Hunter Kome announced that the hospital’s switch to Paragon, a new system of information technology took place the first week of the month. “That turned out…

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  • November 1, 2014Walhalla's Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
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  • November 1, 2014 4:00 pmCity of Salem Cruise-In
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